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South Africa Apartheid White liberals

South African liberals fled to whiter colonies

Where have so many white liberals of South Africa dribbled away to, in the decades since 1948 when apartheid started?  They’ve gone to colonialist countries that practise liberal democracy to their heart’s content because that’s what Western White people do.  The few natives who were originally there, were further reduced by genocides, by John Wayne and the US cavalry, and by Australian armed police (as I choose to believe).  The…

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Anglicanism Archbishop Tutu South Africa

Archbishop Tutu 1: humanistic chuckling Anglicanism

Before saying what it is about him that puts my teeth on edge, let me say that all the impressions one gets are that he does have astonishing gifts, given in bud by God but developed by himself. He started life in a black township, hauling himself up, turning back again and again because of racial obstacles, and trying something new (from here). Finally he rose like Moses, given the…

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